CEGSA Nov12 MasterClass with George Couros Posted on March 10, 2013 by TinaPhotakis View as slideshow A reminder that reflection is an effective way of consolidating learning – we are all lead learners! George Couros@gcouros How many ppl from #cegsa #flindersedu #aissalearn #lsalearn are blogging today? If you don’t reflect, will you learn as much? Sat, Nov 03 2012 20:54:48 ReplyRetweetFavorite Yes, there was blogging, from Alyssa who was following the session from her home… Alyssa@AlyssasBlog I just posted on my blog alyssa2004.tumblr.com . I wrote about my brother’s blog @mlamshed #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:17:01 ReplyRetweetFavorite And from Vicki who was at the MasterClass Vicki Newton@Vicki_Newton @gcouros You get a mention in my latest blog post “Curiosity. Inspiring it, not squashing it.” vickinewton.wordpress.com #cegsa Sat, Nov 03 2012 20:52:37 ReplyRetweetFavorite George even connected with Year 3 students who were touched by his story about Kobe, his dog. This is @gcouros after my class watched him on his 140 characters of kindness #cegsa http://pic.twitter.com/5vEHSKHW Tina Photakis · Fri, Nov 02 2012 21:36:08 ReplyRetweetFavorite There were some exciting quotes from those following from afar and those in the room. Sue Urban@southozsue wooooaaaaaa according to my screen #cegsa is trending Fri, Nov 02 2012 21:45:41 ReplyRetweetFavorite Christine Haynes@canhaynes RT @southozsue: wooooaaaaaa according to my screen #cegsa is trending Fri, Nov 02 2012 21:46:25 ReplyRetweetFavorite Tina Photakis@tina_p RT @southozsue: wooooaaaaaa according to my screen #cegsa is trending Fri, Nov 02 2012 21:48:47 ReplyRetweetFavorite Shaileigh Page@DrShaileighPage Reading and writing should be the floor not the ceiling WOW…. @gcouros you’re awesome!! #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:18:06 ReplyRetweetFavorite Paul Luke@pluke17 Teachers need to work in learning communities – digital or f2f – long gone are the days where teaching is a solo act #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 17:00:26 ReplyRetweetFavorite Christine Haynes@canhaynes Aim for digital fluency not just digital literacy. @gcouros #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:14:21 ReplyRetweetFavorite Trudy Sweeney@tsweeney8 How do you educate parents if you are not aware yourself? #CEGSA Fri, Nov 02 2012 16:58:06 ReplyRetweetFavorite Shaileigh Page@DrShaileighPage When we have scared parents we need to join together and OPERATE in that space OURSELVES! Bring them into the school & EDUCATE them! #CEGSA Fri, Nov 02 2012 16:59:19 ReplyRetweetFavorite Karen Kurczak@kazk62 #cegsa @gcouros Ur Q re purpose of learning for me as learner and teacher is Learning to think, thinking to care, caring to act Fri, Nov 02 2012 22:58:33 ReplyRetweetFavorite How are you using Google? @gcouros #cegsa http://pic.twitter.com/Qo3BTeZl Tina Photakis · Fri, Nov 02 2012 16:47:49 ReplyRetweetFavorite Lisa Sporn@lisasshoes #cegsa Literate—adaptive—transformative – all about the learning for students. Great key phrase Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:36:23 ReplyRetweetFavorite Well, it wouldn’t be a George Couros session without at least one mention of Justin Bieber, even if it took 5 hours to appear! Christine Haynes@canhaynes 5 hours into the MasterClass and we just had our first Bieber reference 😉 @gcouros #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:31:30 ReplyRetweetFavorite Jacqui Knipe@JAKnipe @canhaynes @gcouros #cegsa – I love that you are keeping count each session! Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:33:54 ReplyRetweetFavorite Derek Bartels@derekbartels @canhaynes 5 hrs! to mention Bieber – thats unlike @gcouros :-). #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:36:40 ReplyRetweetFavorite Christine Haynes@canhaynes @gcouros “My number one tool to fix anything in my house is my computer. YouTube!” #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:39:06 ReplyRetweetFavorite Kris Mitzner@Drmitzner @gcouros Hi from Texas!Twitter connects you to wisdom across the globe. You have instant access to articles, ideas & discussions. #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 17:25:20 ReplyRetweetFavorite Sally Clarke@sallc6 #cegsa ‘What is best for this child?’ should be the first question we ask ourselves when interacting with students Fri, Nov 02 2012 17:12:09 ReplyRetweetFavorite Rachael Bath@rachbath Better to have a short life than to have a long life doing things you don’t like doing #CEGSA Fri, Nov 02 2012 21:12:03 ReplyRetweetFavorite Adrienne Kajewski@AJKajewski Memes..the ultimate in short story writing #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:26:27 ReplyRetweetFavorite Christine Haynes@canhaynes @shaunteko @gcouros Just shared your camp video as an example of digital fluency (not just literacy). #cegsa vimeo.com/45174602 Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:21:39 ReplyRetweetFavorite Tina Photakis@tina_p #cegsa Kid Snippets Official Playlist (playlist): youtube.com/playlist?list=P… via @youtube Fri, Nov 02 2012 21:03:37 ReplyRetweetFavorite RT @tina_p: Are you making the magic happen? @gcouros #cegsa http://pic.twitter.com/PnBV6FiK Selena Woodward · Fri, Nov 02 2012 17:04:29 ReplyRetweetFavorite Disappointment from those who missed out on a brilliant session with George. Paul Huebl@paulhuebl Seriously missed out on the @gcouros masterclass judging by the #CEGSA feed. Good times, people. #resentingcurrentcommitments Sat, Nov 03 2012 01:49:06 ReplyRetweetFavorite Yes, it’s karaoke but with heart and a special message that touched many through laughter, music and bubbles! George Couros@gcouros Karaoke version of “Feel Inside (and stuff like that)” #cegsa bit.ly/QeqFY5 Sat, Nov 03 2012 18:00:37 ReplyRetweetFavorite George had us thinking all the way… George Couros@gcouros Working with #CEGSA. Cld u pls share 1 article that was powerful you read this week. Pls use #cegsa PLS RT cc @courosa Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:42:00 ReplyRetweetFavorite Paul Luke@pluke17 @gcouros @courosa this one struck a chord – Why We Freak Out About Some Technologies but Not Others – #cegsa wired.com/opinion/2012/11/s… Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:22:15 ReplyRetweetFavorite Trudy Sweeney@tsweeney8 Will Richardson ‘My kids are illiterate’ huffingtonpost.com/will-ric… #CEGSA Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:17:34 ReplyRetweetFavorite Derek Bartels@derekbartels @gcouros A nice article this week – against keeping kids still at sch -move and learn – its natural – tech helps theinnovativeeducator.blogs… #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:48:10 ReplyRetweetFavorite Tina Photakis@tina_p georgecouros.ca/blog/archiv… This post was powerful because it made me stop and think about who I was following and why. #cegsa @gcouros Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:52:52 ReplyRetweetFavorite Anne Dohnt@AnneDohnt RT @tina_p: Children see. Children Do. Powerful video shared by @gcouros #cegsa youtu.be/KHi2dxSf9hw Sun, Nov 04 2012 16:48:38 ReplyRetweetFavorite George also had us creating – there was no resisting the squirming in our comfort zones – we were pushed out big time. George Couros@gcouros To all the #cegsa people working on their about.me page, pls share to #cegsa hashtag. Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:43:02 ReplyRetweetFavorite renee@huntr86 Learning how to create an About Me page #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:47:06 ReplyRetweetFavorite Jacqui Knipe@JAKnipe here’s mine about.me/jacquiknipe Like that it now connects better with wordpress #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:48:37 ReplyRetweetFavorite Selena Woodward@TeacherTechnol #cegsa http:// about.me/swoodward 🙂 I love these 🙂 Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:49:28 ReplyRetweetFavorite Vicki Newton@Vicki_Newton Currently updating my about.me page about.me/vickinewton #CEGSA Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:47:06 ReplyRetweetFavorite Lauren Butler@laurenjbutler Updating my about.me page about.me/lauren.butler #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:49:52 ReplyRetweetFavorite Adrienne Kajewski@AJKajewski about.me/adriennekajewski #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:50:46 ReplyRetweetFavorite Shaileigh Page@DrShaileighPage Hey #cegsa here is my about.me/shaileighpage Work in progress 🙂 Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:52:00 ReplyRetweetFavorite Rachael Bath@rachbath @gcouros still creating about.me/rachbath but I will complete it by Monday #CEGSA Fri, Nov 02 2012 18:54:01 ReplyRetweetFavorite Jarrod Lamshed@jlamshed @rachbath @gcouros I have one.. about.me/jlamshed Need a new picture tho.. I look like the Hulk :/ #CEGSA #HULKsmash Fri, Nov 02 2012 19:50:39 ReplyRetweetFavorite Cailin Wigg@cailinwigg Hi #cegsa I’ve made an about.me page! about.me/cailinwigg @TeacherTechnol Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:22:42 ReplyRetweetFavorite kathy turley@kathturley Okay here is my about me page, a work in progress about.me/kathy.turley #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:44:25 ReplyRetweetFavorite Hillary Viljoen@hillaryviljoen @DrShaileighPage @cailinwigg @teachertechnol can anyone do the about me page that u are all atwitter about? #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:47:37 ReplyRetweetFavorite We all made it onto the amazing Australian Educators list that the wonderful Sue Waters has compiled. George Couros@gcouros Australian Educators list on Twitter #CEGSA bit.ly/SqOjzI Fri, Nov 02 2012 19:00:27 ReplyRetweetFavorite George Couros@gcouros If you want to be added to the “Australian Educators” twitter list, connect with @suewaters #CEGSA bit.ly/SqOjzI Fri, Nov 02 2012 19:05:02 ReplyRetweetFavorite Tina Photakis@tina_p @suewaters Hey Sue, say hi to #cegsa We are currently at an awesome masterclass led by @gcouros PS do you have peace and quiet today? Fri, Nov 02 2012 19:07:52 ReplyRetweetFavorite Sue Waters@suewaters @tina_p @gcouros Hi to all #cegsa Master Class Looks like I might be busy adding people to Twitter list today 🙂 Hope you have good day! Fri, Nov 02 2012 19:09:18 ReplyRetweetFavorite Sue was online and happy to oblige to requests… Denise Lombardo@denise_lombardo @gcouros @suewaters yes please #CEGSA Aussie educators. Ta! Fri, Nov 02 2012 22:19:33 ReplyRetweetFavorite How does George keep a room of educators working hard on a Saturday? By letting us have fun while we are learning! @laurenjbutler it’s FUN tweeting when we are right next to one another 😉 #cegsa http://pic.twitter.com/hYvFQl1x Shaileigh Page · Fri, Nov 02 2012 19:22:21 ReplyRetweetFavorite Lots of thank yous all through the day. Katie Silva@KsilvaKatie #cegsa master class thanks to all for sharing your thinking and learning, adds more dimensions to the experience 🙂 Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:12:00 ReplyRetweetFavorite Vanessa Hiser@VanessaHiser #cegsa @gcouros Thanks for a great day of new learning opportunities for me and all my future students. Fri, Nov 02 2012 22:39:54 ReplyRetweetFavorite Karen Kurczak@kazk62 #CEGSA we live in exciting times-don’t b afraid .A Day Made of Glass 2: Same Day. Expanded Corning Vision. youtube.com/watch?v=jZkHpNn… via @youtube Fri, Nov 02 2012 20:09:19 ReplyRetweetFavorite Jacqui Knipe@JAKnipe @VJN121 great idea about kids using photobooth to share their thinking behind problem solving challenges #cegsa Fri, Nov 02 2012 22:29:16 ReplyRetweetFavorite Participating from afar, in this case Em’s couch in Canberra! They can’t wait to see George in Canberra. Emily O’Connor@oconnor_em @tina_p Enjoying the #cegsa chatter. I’m learning from my couch in Canberra. Enjoy @gcouros we can’t wait to have him here next week!! Fri, Nov 02 2012 22:35:56 ReplyRetweetFavorite Tina Photakis@tina_p @oconnor_em Glad you connected today. The #cegsa masterclass with @gcouros was very productive and had us all thinking & creating. Sat, Nov 03 2012 00:13:14 ReplyRetweetFavorite Great to see people continuing their learning from the masterclass after the session. George responds…does he ever sleep? George Couros@gcouros @VanessaHiser Thanks for keeping with it after the #CEGSA session! Fri, Nov 02 2012 23:42:21 ReplyRetweetFavorite Vanessa Hiser@VanessaHiser #CEGSA @gcouros I finally got onto About.me. Now to expand my digital footprint. Fri, Nov 02 2012 23:34:26 ReplyRetweetFavorite Sally Clarke@sallc6 #CEGSA So much learning today, now to think it through while vacuuming 🙁 Fri, Nov 02 2012 23:09:48 ReplyRetweetFavorite Adrienne Kajewski@AJKajewski @gcouros drafting my about.me bio and overhauling my blogging collection after #cegsa MC Sat, Nov 03 2012 22:24:58 ReplyRetweetFavorite Sally Clarke@sallc6 @gcouros #cegsa looking forward to planning with my principal after your talk on Monday Sat, Nov 03 2012 02:37:50 ReplyRetweetFavorite Vicki Newton@Vicki_Newton @gcouros If you change your Twitter username, does it change automatically for your followers, or do you have to notify everyone? #CEGSA Sat, Nov 03 2012 21:48:01 ReplyRetweetFavorite David@lordfolland Looking forward to dinner with some of my twitter education friends tonight. Have not been able to be at the #CEGSA PD this week. Sat, Nov 03 2012 00:40:32 ReplyRetweetFavorite CEGSA@CEGSAustralia #cegsa Come over to our Facebook page and check out the photos from our Masterclass with @gcouros yesterday facebook.com/cegsa Sat, Nov 03 2012 17:24:02 ReplyRetweetFavorite George Couros@gcouros Reread this post and the comments I shared at #CEGSA and love how ppl come together to support one another #grateful bit.ly/L7pmqp Sat, Nov 03 2012 21:27:19 ReplyRetweetFavorite In case we forget anything, George reminds us of our powerful learning session and he shares it with others who missed out. George Couros@gcouros Here is the link from the #CEGSA Master Class yesterday: bit.ly/CEGSAmc Twitter, blogging, and digital literacy. #psd70 #cpchat Sat, Nov 03 2012 17:57:23 ReplyRetweetFavorite The learning continues on Twitter! Played with Tweet Archivist http://www.tweetarchivist.com/71d420de/1/User to see how it works @tina_p @gcouros Interesting #cegsa http://pic.twitter.com/aKt5EQBt Vicki Newton · Tue, Nov 06 2012 03:04:57 ReplyRetweetFavorite Thanks George for an amazing day! Hope to see you in 2013!